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About Watkins

Established over 100 years ago, we are one of the world's oldest and leading independent bookshops specialising in esoterica.

Here at Watkins we have a wide choice of new books and latest releases, as well as rare and antiquarian titles. You can find quite a few bargains on our shelves, plus good amount of used books for a good deal. Whatever subject may interest you, our friendly and knowledgeable staff are here to help in a unique ambiance of our shop.

Located right in the middle of London's "Theatre Land", Watkins Books is very easy to reach and find. Coming by tube the closest stop is Leicester Square (Northern and Piccadilly lines): take a Charing Cross Road exit and turn in the direction of Trafalgar Square. After a short walk you will find Cecil Court on your left and our shop half way down this famous pedestrian alley. Our address: 19-21 Cecil Court, London WC2N 4EZ

And it's not just books – we have a constantly updated collection of hand made statues and personal talismans, tarot decks and beautiful jewellery that all make for a perfect gift!

Visit us any time - we are open 7 days a week:
Mon, Tue, Wed & Fri: 10.30am-6.30pm
Thu & Sat: 11am-7.30pm
Sundays: 12-7pm